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Ruth Beebe Hill
“As soon as you take out a pencil and paper with the Indians, you're one thing to them — an anthropologist — and what they tell to anthropologists is always distorted.”
“I own my life. And only mine. And so I shall appreciate my person. And so I shall make proper use of myself.”
“Peace means loyalty to self. ... And loyalty to one's self means never a gap between thought, speech, act.”
Ruth Beebe Hill, U.S. writer